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			Antilock Braking System - 




Computer, sensors and solenoid valves which together monitor wheel speed and modulate braking force if wheel lockup is sensed during braking. Helps the driver retain control of the vehicle during heavy braking on slippery roads. 




 Acronym: ABS





 Reference: Truck Writers of North America (TWNA)





	
	
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